Need to apply or renew a passport? Renewing a passport or applying for a new one can all be done online through the State Department. Typical processing time is about 6-8 weeks.
Need your passport sooner? If you’re traveling in less than 2 weeks, you can make an appointment and get an expedited passport for a fee. Call the Chicago Passport Agency 24 hours a day at 1-888-874-7793 to make an appointment.
Are you a Frequent Flyer? There are a number of programs that can make both domestic and international traveler smoother and faster, including TSA Pre-Check, Global Entry, NEXUS, and SENTRI – compare the prices, benefits and find information about how to apply here
Still need help? If you are having a problem receiving your passport, my office may be able to help. Please contact my Ottawa office at 815-431-9271. As with any inquiry to a federal agency, my staff will need a completed privacy authorization form to comply with the provisions of the Privacy Act